NBA The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time  

Ranker NBA
300 votes 72 voters 1.6k views 30 items

List Rules Only players officially listed as centers

Big fan of Washington basketball? Then check out this list of Washington Wizards centers with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every center from throughout Washington Wizards history, including current centers and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA centers of all time, the best Wizards Cs include Wes Unseld, Moses Malone, Elvin Hayes, and Walt Bellamy.

In the 2017-18 NBA season, the current Washington Wizards starting Cs and backup Cs are Marcin Gortat and Ian Mahinmi. 

Who are the best centers in Washington Wizards history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Washington Wizards center.

list ordered by

1
27 4
Wes Unseld is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969

2
20 3
Elvin Hayes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973

3
13 6
Moses Malone is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1988, 1987

4
11 5
Walt Bellamy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962

5
12 6
Chris Webber is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

6
7 2
JaVale McGee is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009

7
11 7
Jeff Ruland is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982

8
9 5
Emeka Okafor is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2013

9
8 4
Ray Scott is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967

10
7 3
Nenê is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons:  2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012

11
6 2
Pervis Ellison is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991

12
5 1
Jahidi White is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999

13
5 1
LeRoy Ellis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967

14
9 6
Cliff Robinson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1986, 1985

15
8 5
Jim Barnes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1971, 1966

16
7 4
Rick Mahorn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981

17
4 1
Brendan Haywood is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

18
3 0
Kwame Brown is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons:  2005, 2004, 2003, 2002

19
12 10
Marcin Gortat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014

20
6 4
Charlie Tyra is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1962

21
2 1
Mitch Kupchak is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

22
2 1
Otis Thorpe is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1999

23
2 1
Juwan Howard is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995

24
2 1
Gheorghe Mureșan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994

25
2 1
Mel Counts is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Washington Wizards Centers of All Time

Seasons: 1967